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11:57 Apr 21, 2008
German to English translations [PRO]
Bus/Financial - Finance (general)
German term or phrase: tendenziell verringern
Er wies darauf hin, dass sich die negativen Veraenderungsraten gg. Vj. nunmehr tendenziell verringern muessten, weil ab jetzt auch die Vorjahreswerte zunehmend durch die schwache Geschaeftsentwicklung gepraegt seien.
Kathryn McFarland
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Summary of answers provided
4 +1declining tendency
Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
4downwards trend
David Williams
3more than likely decline
SusieZ


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14 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
declining tendency


Explanation:

"...are expected to show a declining tendency..."

...would be my suggestion...

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Note added at 15 Min. (2008-04-21 12:12:29 GMT)
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... or *declining trend*

Harald Moelzer (medical-translator)
Germany
Local time: 20:32
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman

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56 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5
downwards trend


Explanation:
They predicted a downwards trend.

David Williams
Germany
Local time: 20:32
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
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more than likely decline


Explanation:
I'd word the sentence a bit differently:

He noted that the negative changes in pricing would more than likely decline as compared to the figures from the previous year...

I'm not quite sure what these Veraenderungsraten refer to....

SusieZ
United States
Local time: 14:32
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